Fox was appointed as a Part-time Deputy Health Officer by the St. Joseph County Board of Health in 2018. Dr. Fox holds a master’s degree in public health from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He is eager to make progress on “community health improvement initiatives".
Lead, infant mortality, immunizations and health education “are the four big categories", but he also wants to help establish what the strategic priorities are going forward for the Department of Health.
Fox will serve as Interim Health Officer until February 2020.